Jamie Petrone

Founder & Executive Director

 
 
 
Direction & Production: Executive Director & Founder of THISAbility, a Performing Arts Conservatory and Professional Theatre Company, cultivating inclusion in the arts.  The mission of THISAbility is to educate enhance, empower and promote the advancement of performers of mixed abilities, creating opportunitiefor FULL inclusion and diversity in the arts.  www.Thisabilityarts.org Jamie is the Executive/Musical Director for Tabor Arts in Branford, CT, musical director for numerous schools in Westchester County through The Westchester Sandbox Theatre, and teaches voice and piano privately. 
Drama League Directorfest: "She Persisted" Originated the role of Kathy Conour in "Body and Soul" by Mary Liz McNamara.
Off Broadway: Originated the role of Bonnie in The Healing, by Samuel D. Hunter (NY Times Critic Pick).
 
Vocal Live Performance: The Today Show, 54 Below, The Times Center
TV/Film: Recurring on Madam Secretary, Law & Order SVU, Subject of And…Seen documentary http://www.iaintplayin.wixsite.com/andseen   
 
Wheelchair Dance: Born Dancing at Alvin Ailey, Special Olympics